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December 3, 2021 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Almost three decades after the highly indebted poor countries (HIPC) initiative cleared $76 billion in unsustainable debts from the balance sheets of 37 countries, the sovereign debt burdens of many African countries are once again approaching concerning levels. But despite the many similarities...

December 7, 2021 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

The COVID-19 pandemic is a critical care crisis. Many lives have been lost during the pandemic while countries tried to scale up ventilators and other high-cost critical care services, at times overlooking effective yet low-cost essential emergency and critical care (EECC) practices.

Past

October 4, 2005
Bekezela Mbakile, director of the Debswana HIV/AIDS program spoke about the development and implementation for the HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment...
September 28, 2005
James Surowiecki, author of the best-selling book, The Wisdom of Crowds: Why the Many Are Smarter Than the Few and How Collective Wisdom Shapes...
September 28, 2005
Global health experts met in Washington D.C. last week to engage policy makers and set a research agenda. Transcripts and photos of the event are now...
September 23, 2005
How should the world's largest and most influential development institution address the challenges of the 21st Century? Ten distinguished speakers...
September 22, 2005
Kemal Dervis, UNDP administrator and chair of the United Nations Development Group, spoke about UN reform, this year's UN Summit, the World Bank IMF...
September 21, 2005
The Council on Foreign Relations, The Africa Society, and Center for Global Development hosted a conversation with H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni,...
September 21, 2005
CGD and the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) co-hosted a panel discussion on aid effectiveness and the MDG's.
September 14, 2005
On the occasion of the opening of the UN Summit, CGD presented a lunch seminar entitled "Ghost of 0.7%: Origins and Relevance of the International...

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